The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 36 27 31
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 367 640 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.56% 8.34% 7.09%
As % of the System Software category 53.03% 62.75% 55.95%
Number of salaries quoted 303 487 500
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
Active Directory
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

System Software Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
692 1020 1042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 10.49% 13.29% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 566 745 883
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Active Directory
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the East of England region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in the East of England

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in the East of England

Active Directory
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -17 118 £32,500 -7.14% 13
Cambridgeshire -12 106 £32,500 -13.10% 17
Essex -6 69 £32,500 -8.45% 4
Suffolk +20 47 £30,000 +36.36% 6
Bedfordshire -26 30 £26,500 -33.75% 2
Norfolk -4 6 £21,500 -17.30% 1
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 667 (81.44%) Windows
2 522 (63.74%) Microsoft
3 386 (47.13%) Windows Server
4 339 (41.39%) VMware
5 273 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 256 (31.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 230 (28.08%) Firewall
8 228 (27.84%) VMware Infrastructure
9 225 (27.47%) Cisco
10 218 (26.62%) MS Office
11 204 (24.91%) ITIL
12 203 (24.79%) MS Excel
13 195 (23.81%) DNS
13 195 (23.81%) Citrix
14 181 (22.10%) Windows Server 2012
15 177 (21.61%) SQL Server
16 175 (21.37%) Windows 7
17 165 (20.15%) Microsoft Certification
18 164 (20.02%) Office 365
19 154 (18.80%) Linux
20 147 (17.95%) VPN
21 145 (17.70%) DHCP
22 138 (16.85%) TCP/IP
23 131 (16.00%) WAN
24 130 (15.87%) SQL
24 130 (15.87%) Hyper-V
25 129 (15.75%) SAN
26 119 (14.53%) Exchange Server 2010
27 109 (13.31%) LAN
28 108 (13.19%) Windows 8

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 273 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 119 (14.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 101 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 88 (10.74%) SharePoint
5 68 (8.30%) Exchange Server 2007
6 67 (8.18%) Skype for Business
7 51 (6.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 42 (5.13%) IIS
9 40 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2003
10 13 (1.59%) Tomcat
11 12 (1.47%) Apache
12 11 (1.34%) WebSphere
13 9 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
14 8 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
15 4 (0.49%) GroupWise
15 4 (0.49%) IBM Notes
15 4 (0.49%) JBoss
16 3 (0.37%) Alfresco
16 3 (0.37%) IBM Domino
16 3 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 218 (26.62%) MS Office
2 203 (24.79%) MS Excel
3 7 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.24%) Sage X3
4 1 (0.12%) Maximo
4 1 (0.12%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.12%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 164 (20.02%) Office 365
2 60 (7.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (5.01%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (3.79%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (1.95%) Amazon EC2
5 16 (1.95%) Amazon S3
6 6 (0.73%) PaaS
7 4 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.24%) SaaS
10 1 (0.12%) GitHub
10 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.12%) IaaS
10 1 (0.12%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 230 (28.08%) Firewall
2 195 (23.81%) DNS
3 147 (17.95%) VPN
4 145 (17.70%) DHCP
5 138 (16.85%) TCP/IP
6 131 (16.00%) WAN
7 129 (15.75%) SAN
8 109 (13.31%) LAN
9 80 (9.77%) VLAN
10 67 (8.18%) VoIP
11 60 (7.33%) Wireless
12 50 (6.11%) LDAP
13 46 (5.62%) NAS
14 38 (4.64%) Remote Desktop
15 34 (4.15%) SMTP
16 30 (3.66%) IMAP
16 30 (3.66%) iSCSI
17 29 (3.54%) DMZ
18 28 (3.42%) Internet
19 26 (3.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (21.61%) SQL Server
2 27 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (0.98%) MySQL
5 6 (0.73%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.61%) Navicat
6 5 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (0.49%) Big Data
7 4 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.37%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.37%) Pentaho
9 2 (0.24%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.24%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (0.73%) Git (software)
2 5 (0.61%) PhpStorm
3 3 (0.37%) JIRA
3 3 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.12%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.12%) Maven
4 1 (0.12%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.12%) MSI
4 1 (0.12%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (0.12%) Subversion
4 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 55 (6.72%) Finance
2 32 (3.91%) Telecoms
3 22 (2.69%) Retail
4 16 (1.95%) Advertising
5 14 (1.71%) Banking
6 11 (1.34%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.10%) Front Office
8 8 (0.98%) Legal
8 8 (0.98%) Publishing
9 6 (0.73%) Aerospace
9 6 (0.73%) German Language
9 6 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.61%) Law
11 3 (0.37%) Back Office
11 3 (0.37%) Marketing
11 3 (0.37%) Welsh Language
12 2 (0.24%) Automotive
12 2 (0.24%) Local Government
12 2 (0.24%) Military
13 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 182 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 168 (20.51%) Analyst
3 95 (11.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 94 (11.48%) IT Support
5 92 (11.23%) Support Analyst
6 86 (10.50%) IT Engineer
7 81 (9.89%) 3rd Line Support
8 70 (8.55%) Infrastructure Support
9 60 (7.33%) Systems Engineer
10 59 (7.20%) IT Support Engineer
11 57 (6.96%) 1st Line Support
11 57 (6.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 57 (6.96%) Service Desk Analyst
12 54 (6.59%) Service Analyst
13 50 (6.11%) Consultant
14 49 (5.98%) 2nd Line Support
15 47 (5.74%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 46 (5.62%) Windows Engineer
17 42 (5.13%) Administrator
18 40 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (5.01%) Web Services
2 29 (3.54%) MAPI
3 28 (3.42%) .NET
4 24 (2.93%) HTML
5 21 (2.56%) CSS
6 11 (1.34%) Middleware
7 9 (1.10%) .NET Framework
8 7 (0.85%) J2EE
8 7 (0.85%) JSON
8 7 (0.85%) REST
8 7 (0.85%) RESTful
8 7 (0.85%) SailPoint
8 7 (0.85%) SOAP
9 6 (0.73%) HTML5
9 6 (0.73%) jQuery
10 5 (0.61%) CSS3
10 5 (0.61%) WAMP
10 5 (0.61%) XHTML
11 4 (0.49%) 802.1X
12 3 (0.37%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 65 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (7.08%) Blackberry
3 50 (6.11%) Driving Licence
3 50 (6.11%) Replication
4 42 (5.13%) Data Centre
5 40 (4.88%) iPhone
6 29 (3.54%) PDA
7 25 (3.05%) PKI
8 24 (2.93%) Management Information System
9 20 (2.44%) Clustering
10 18 (2.20%) Computer Science
10 18 (2.20%) Mathematics
11 14 (1.71%) EPoS
12 12 (1.47%) CESG
12 12 (1.47%) HP Storage
13 11 (1.34%) User Experience
14 10 (1.22%) EMC VNX
15 9 (1.10%) iPad
16 8 (0.98%) FMCG
16 8 (0.98%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 667 (81.44%) Windows
2 386 (47.13%) Windows Server
3 256 (31.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 181 (22.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 175 (21.37%) Windows 7
6 154 (18.80%) Linux
7 108 (13.19%) Windows 8
8 103 (12.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 77 (9.40%) Windows 10
10 64 (7.81%) Windows XP
11 49 (5.98%) Unix
12 35 (4.27%) Windows Vista
13 34 (4.15%) Android
14 10 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (1.10%) Mac OS
16 7 (0.85%) CentOS
17 5 (0.61%) SUSE
17 5 (0.61%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 4 (0.49%) Mac OS X
19 3 (0.37%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (24.91%) ITIL
2 61 (7.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 45 (5.49%) Project Management
4 44 (5.37%) Mentoring
5 43 (5.25%) Service Delivery
6 39 (4.76%) Server Building
7 32 (3.91%) Server Virtualisation
8 30 (3.66%) Information Security
8 30 (3.66%) Service Management
9 28 (3.42%) High Availability
9 28 (3.42%) ITIL V3
10 27 (3.30%) Change Management
11 26 (3.17%) Problem Management
12 25 (3.05%) Business Continuity
12 25 (3.05%) Presales
12 25 (3.05%) Time Management
13 24 (2.93%) Incident Management
14 23 (2.81%) Cybersecurity
15 22 (2.69%) Kalman Filter
16 21 (2.56%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 130 (15.87%) SQL
2 85 (10.38%) PowerShell
3 33 (4.03%) VB
3 33 (4.03%) VBScript
4 25 (3.05%) Java
5 19 (2.32%) Bash Shell
6 18 (2.20%) JavaScript
6 18 (2.20%) Python
7 17 (2.08%) Perl
8 12 (1.47%) C
9 9 (1.10%) C++
10 8 (0.98%) Shell Script
11 7 (0.85%) VBA
12 6 (0.73%) KiXtart
13 5 (0.61%) PHP
13 5 (0.61%) PHP 5
14 3 (0.37%) Ruby
15 2 (0.24%) C#
16 1 (0.12%) Tcl
16 1 (0.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 165 (20.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 99 (12.09%) MCSE
3 63 (7.69%) MCSA
4 55 (6.72%) Degree
4 55 (6.72%) Security Cleared
5 45 (5.49%) SC Cleared
6 43 (5.25%) MCITP
7 41 (5.01%) Cisco Certification
8 33 (4.03%) MCP
9 31 (3.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 25 (3.05%) CCNA
10 25 (3.05%) CISSP
11 24 (2.93%) ITIL Certification
11 24 (2.93%) MCTS
12 20 (2.44%) CCNP
13 19 (2.32%) A+ Certification
14 15 (1.83%) CISM
14 15 (1.83%) DV Cleared
15 12 (1.47%) CESG Certified Professional
16 9 (1.10%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (9.52%) SLA
2 11 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (0.98%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.37%) ISO22301
4 3 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.12%) DICOM
5 1 (0.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.12%) ISO27002
5 1 (0.12%) QA
System Software
1 228 (27.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 130 (15.87%) Hyper-V
3 76 (9.28%) vSphere
4 64 (7.81%) XenApp
5 41 (5.01%) VMware ESXi
6 33 (4.03%) XenDesktop
7 28 (3.42%) NFS
8 25 (3.05%) Microsoft App-V
8 25 (3.05%) Virtual Servers
9 24 (2.93%) Virtual Machines
10 23 (2.81%) Terminal Services
11 21 (2.56%) VMware ESX
12 13 (1.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 9 (1.10%) Xen
14 8 (0.98%) VMware Server
15 5 (0.61%) XenServer
16 3 (0.37%) FreeRADIUS
16 3 (0.37%) ISA Server
17 2 (0.24%) MetaFrame
17 2 (0.24%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 88 (10.74%) SCCM
2 49 (5.98%) Backup Exec
2 49 (5.98%) SCOM
3 18 (2.20%) WSUS
4 8 (0.98%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 8 (0.98%) Puppet
5 7 (0.85%) Microsoft Clustering
6 6 (0.73%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 6 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (0.61%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 5 (0.61%) SCVMM
8 4 (0.49%) Ansible
8 4 (0.49%) CFEngine
8 4 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (0.49%) SCOrch
8 4 (0.49%) ZENworks
9 3 (0.37%) Cisco UCCE
9 3 (0.37%) Cisco UCCX
9 3 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 522 (63.74%) Microsoft
2 339 (41.39%) VMware
3 225 (27.47%) Cisco
4 195 (23.81%) Citrix
5 60 (7.33%) HP
6 49 (5.98%) Oracle
7 46 (5.62%) Apple
8 42 (5.13%) Dell
9 39 (4.76%) Veeam
10 35 (4.27%) NetApp
10 35 (4.27%) Symantec
11 31 (3.79%) Draytek
11 31 (3.79%) EMC
12 21 (2.56%) IBM
13 17 (2.08%) CheckPoint
14 16 (1.95%) Remedy
15 15 (1.83%) 3PAR
15 15 (1.83%) CA
15 15 (1.83%) Juniper
16 12 (1.47%) Becrypt
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £16000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Training
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Base+Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Harlow, Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
JM
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum Annual bonus(up tp 20%) Excellent Be
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Bristow Holland
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Bristow Holland
Salary: £18k - 25k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k-60k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
University Of Cambridge
Salary: From £38,896 to £42,488 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20k-25k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
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Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + training, progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
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Watford, Hertfordshire
Stratospherec
Salary: From £60,000 to £64,000 per annum
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Royston, Hertfordshire
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
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